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Posts about Guides and Crew. For over 4 decades Tusker has led thousands of intrepid travelers on awe-inspiring adventures around the world. Tusker’s fully supported treks allow you to fire up your passion for adventure in faraway places.

WALKING THE TALK: TUSKER’S CLIMB FOR VALOR

WALKING THE TALK: TUSKER’S CLIMB FOR VALOR

The people most often called heroes today are soldiers. Brave soldiers, wounded soldiers and those who have fallen. The Kilimanjaro Climb for Valor is the perfect chance to walk all that hero talk.

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MOUNTAIN DREAMS

MOUNTAIN DREAMS

I tried to brush it off as just another climb, but no one would have it. Our group of 8 climbers and 56 Tusker crew reminded me in no uncertain terms that this was something more than just another climb.

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EDDIE’S 50th CLIMB

EDDIE’S 50th CLIMB

A conversation with Eddie Frank on lessons learned along the way to 50 Kilimanjaro summits.

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COTTON KILLS

COTTON KILLS

Back in the late 70s, long before Eddie Frank would become a world-renowned expert in high altitude climbing, he made his first attempted climb of Kilimanjaro and almost never made it off the mountain alive.

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THE REASON WE MADE IT

THE REASON WE MADE IT

Frances gives a shout out to the 23 member Tusker Team for helping her family to top.

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